Skype 2.5 Adds Video Chat Support for 14 New Devices, Including Galaxy Tab 10.1

The Skype blog put a post up yesterday, notifying readers and followers of a new version of their Android application. Released today, v2.5 adds support for video chat on an additional 14 devices, including the Galaxy Tab 10.1 and Motorola XOOM. What’s more, the update also includes the ...

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AppBrain Stream is Personalized Feed of App-Related News, Events

AppBrain has rolled out a new feature to their Android app discovery service today called The AppBrain Stream. What does it do? Oh just about everything. Simply put, the AppBrain Stream is a personalized news stream of all application and game related events which you find to be interesting. ...

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Is This the Next Version of Android, Ice Cream Sandwich?

Ok, so bear with us here.  The video you are about to see is alleged to be the first in-the-wild footage of the next release of Android, Ice Cream Sandwich.   The story goes like this: A guy buys a Nexus S on eBay.  Handset arrives, but looks a little different when booted up.  Once... Read More

Ice Cream Sandwich to be Unveiled on October 11?

Samsung begun sending out press invitations to their next “Unpacked” event, slated for October 11th.  Kicking off at the same time as CTIA, this is likely the day and event where we’ll get our first look at the next version of Android – Ice Cream Sandwich. Typically, ...

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Motorola to Begin XOOM’s 4G LTE Update on September 29

Motorola and Verizon have officially announced that the 4G LTE upgrade for the 10.1-inch XOOM tablet begins tomorrow, September 29th.  If you are among the few who went out and purchased one of these tablets then you will want to go to a special dedicated page for the update and follow the ...

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Flickr Debuts Official Android Application

Flickr announced that its long-awaited official Android applications has arrived today, dropping it in the Android Market for all to grab.  Flickr lets users take photos, enhance them with filters, and then share to Flickr, Facebook, Twitter and all your other favorite social networking, blogs, ...

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Samsung Debuts HM7000, the ‘Ultimate Overachiever’ Bluetooth Headset

Samsung Mobile unveiled its latest Bluetooth headset today, the HM7000, announcing the device with a late October release.  Dubbed as the ‘Ultimate Overachiever’ in Bluetooth technology, it comes with a charging station and features Samsung’s  most advanced dual-mic noise ...

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U.S. Cellular Announces Trio of HTC Android Devices for October

U.S. Cellular just announced that they will be bringing three Android-powered HTC devices to their lineup next month in the form of the Wildfire S, Hero S, and Flyer tablet.  Bolstering an already-powerful smart phone roster, these three will come with Android 2.3 Gingerbread and blend nicely ...

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CMT Gets Its Own Sprint ID Pack, Ya’ll

Country Music Television (CMT) has become the latest brand to get its own Sprint ID pack, joining the like of ESPN, MTV, E!, and many more.  As is the case with other ID Packs, this one is chock full of apps, widgets, icons, ringtones, wallpapers, and other branded stuff designed to appeal to ...

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Android 2.3 Gingerbread Comes to HTC Thunderbolt

Verizon has officially announced that the Android 2.3 Gingerbread update has been made available to the HTC Thunderbolt.  We suspect that a bunch of you might have already knew this was coming, perhaps evening downloading it for yourself.  According to Verizon, customers who want to download ...

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T-Mobile Announces Galaxy Tab 10.1 Coming to Lineup

T-Mobile announced via Facebook that they will be offering the 10.1-inch Samsung Galaxy Tab 10.1 tablet.  Stopping short of anything juicy (price, date) we don’t even know if this means a Wi-Fi version or one that’s subsidized with a contract.  We’d love to see something that ...

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Official Press Release for Today’s Amazon Announcements

We know that only one of today’s Amazon announcements is Android-related and partial at that.  Still, we felt compelled to share the full press announcements for you guys and gals so that you can get a feel for what’s going on in the ereader/tablet industry.  Skip all the way down ...

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Amazon Unveils $200 Kindle Fire eReader/Tablet for November 15

Amazon’s Jeff Bezos is currently on stage in New York, giving us a rundown of all things Kindle.  After looking back at the previous four year of success, he is starting to unveil new products and features.  On such feature is expected to be the hotly-anticipated Kindle Fire tablet, ...

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Win a Samsung Galaxy Tab 10.1 at the BigAndroidBBQ

Those of you heading off to Austin this weekend for the BigAndroidBBQ are in for a real treat.  It’s not as if you needed another reason to get together with a bunch of like-minded fans and developers, but we’re gonna do it anyways.  One of you lucky attendees is going to walk away ...

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MetroPCS Announces Availability of $249.99 LG Esteem

MetroPCS has announced today that their 4G LTE -ready LG Esteem has been cleared for liftoff.  Making its debut this week with a $249.99 price tag (after $100 mail-in rebate), the phone runs Android 2.3 Gingerbread and features a 4.3-inch WVGA display, a front-facing camera and 5-megapixel rear ...

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